Leon Bailey

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Birthday
9, 1997
Birthplace
Jamaica
Birth Sign
Leo
Birthday
9, 1997 (age 21)
Birthplace
Jamaica

About

Winger who became an immediate sensation after making his senior debut with K.R.C. Genk. He was named the Belgian Young Professional Footballer of the Year for the 2015-16 season. The following season, he transferred to Bayer 04 Leverkusen.

Before Fame

He was raised in the Cassava Piece region of Kingston, Jamaica.

Trivia

His Europa League goal against Rapid Wien was chosen as the top goal of the competition by UEFA for the 2016-17 season.

Family Life

His adoptive father is Craig Butler. His brother Kyle is also a soccer player. 

Associated With

He has been teammates with Karim Bellarabi on Bayer 04 Leverkusen.